Safe Shoppers Bible

Safe Shoppers Bible

by David Steinman, Samuel S. Epstein
     
 
  • Can coloring your hair cause cancer?
  • Which apple juice is safest for your baby?
  • Is furniture polish making your asthma worse?
  • Where can you find meat without hormones and additives?

Many items you buy every day contain ingredients that can cause allergic reactions, breathing difficulty, dizziness, cancer, birth defects, and other problems.

Overview

  • Can coloring your hair cause cancer?
  • Which apple juice is safest for your baby?
  • Is furniture polish making your asthma worse?
  • Where can you find meat without hormones and additives?

Many items you buy every day contain ingredients that can cause allergic reactions, breathing difficulty, dizziness, cancer, birth defects, and other problems. Which products are safe and which may be harmful? Here, at last, is a comprehensive guide to answer all your questions about thousands of brand-name household products, personal care products, foods, and beverages.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780026826853
Publisher:
Macmillan General Reference
Publication date:
07/01/1995
Pages:
437

What People are saying about this

Gary Null
The Safe shopper's Bible is the consumer's action handbook for the 90's: comprehensive, well-documented, with all the appropriate warnings—a compendium of reasonable alternatives. A must for all who care about their health. (Gary Null, Ph.D.)
Jay Gordon
. . . The most important book a shopper will ever own. The Safe Shopper's Bible is a number one recommendation on my reading list for all my patients and their families. Use it! (Jay Gordon, M.D., Medical Correspondent, ABC Television)
Earl Mindell
The Ultimate Shopper's guide. A book that should help you get your money's worth every time you shop while safeguarding your family's heath. (Earl Mindell, R.Ph., Ph.D., Author of the Vitamin Bible)
Alexander G. Schauss
A long overdue and indispensable reference book important to all who are interested in reducing their risk of exposure to harmful chemicals found in most household products, cosmetics, and food. I cannot think of anyone who would not benefit from this book. (Alexander G. Schauss, Ph.D., Executive Director, Citizens for Health)

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